The Best of Modern Code January


Intel HPC Developer Conference

Intel® HPC Developer Conference 2017 Keynote & Plenary Session

Did you miss the Intel® HPC Developer Conference? Is there a particular session you want to watch again? Keynotes and plenary sessions from the conference are now posted online for viewing.

Video Transcoding

Video Transcoding on Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor with FFmpeg*

Software vendors have to deliver video streams efficiently, quickly, and with quality. Learn about Linux* performance improvements for the Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor on video transcoding using FFmpeg with x264 and x265 libraries as compared to the previous generation processors.

Core Genomics

Reshaping Core Genomics Software Tools for the Manycore Era

Learn how a collaboration with Johns Hopkins University to revamp their genomics tool "Bowtie*" resulted in an improvement in code run rate using the Intel® Xeon® and Intel® Xeon Phi™ processors.

Cancer Screening

Intel® Distribution for Python* versus Non-Optimized Python: Breast Cancer Classification

Read a comparative study between the performance of non-optimized Python* and the Intel® Distribution for Python using breast cancer classification as an example.

Are Your Skills Obsolete?

Am I Becoming Obsolete?

Older programming skills are being replaced. Today there is more emphasis on web design versus fluid dynamics, and more time being spent on machine and deep learning than new parallelism support in Fortran 2015. Find out if your skills are obsolete.

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.